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Dave Rodabaugh’s Analysis Services Interview Questions

Think you know your SSAS? Read this five part series by Dave Rodabaugh to test your SSAS knowledge in an interview setting. Don’t know how I ever missed this one… Dave Rodabaugh’s Five Part Series of Analysis Services Interview Questions– … Continue reading

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Large SSAS Partition

  Earlier this week I had to take ownership of a new SSAS system due to one of our offices shutting down. I’ve heard of it exisiting but never was able to take a look at it until just a few … Continue reading

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Two Facts In a Measure Group – One Correct, One Incorrect

It’s been awhile since I’ve run into a "bang the head against the wall" problem, however today I ran into a doozy.   I had a measure group (no aggs, two summed measures) associated with three dimensions. There were some modifications done to … Continue reading

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70-448 Exam Results

Late July I took the 70-448 (SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance) Beta Exam. It looks like the results are now being released being that I just received an email notifying me that I had passed. Woot woot!   … Continue reading

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Tips: Processing Large Dimensions

With the good weather subsiding here in Seattle for a few days I’m feeling motivated to post something today.   Recently there was a post on LinkedIn regarding large dimensional updates (millions of members) in SSAS. The release of Analysis … Continue reading

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No cost beta 70-452: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008

You are invited to take beta exam 71-452: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008. If you pass the beta exam, the exam credit will be added to your transcript and you will not need to take … Continue reading

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Take the beta 71-448 for free

  Had the chance to go take the beta 71-448 for free this morning. Took me about an hour and a half. Since the exam is still in beta you won’t receive your score for at least a few weeks. Bummer.   … Continue reading

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